Thankful Things Thursday: Good Advice & Brussels Sprouts

Happy Thursday! I have a lot to be thankful for today, so let’s get right down to it! I’m thankful for my new, wonderfully fluffy, bright orange comforter. Have I not obsessed over this enough this week? I know, I have. But seriously, this blanket is magical and I can’t wait to complete the set […]

Post-Long Run Survival

I came to a realization this weekend: The hardest part of marathon training isn’t going to be the long runs. It’ll be the long run recovery. I’m still so pumped that I ran 14.5 miles yesterday. Three years ago I couldn’t run more than a few blocks — nor did I want to. Now I […]

An Electric Morning in Central Park

NYC is buzzing. The energy is incredible as everyone is arriving in town for the NYC Marathon. People travel from all over the world to run this race and it warms my heart (cheesy, I know) that people can come together through something as simple as running. I can’t wait to be cheering on the […]

Easing My Fears

Good morning! I hope everyone is having a wonderful day so far. We’re halfway through the work week! When ABS and I first made the decision to move in together, I was ecstatic. Never nervous, just super excited. When he came up with the idea for me to move into his apartment for a few […]

I Run Faster When I’m Cold

I am so looking forward to Daylight Savings Time this weekend! Getting out of bed wasn’t easy this morning. My alarm went off at 4:30 am again — Darn it, Steve Jobs, help fix my iPhone! An hour later, when it was actually time to get up, I did so very reluctantly. Bed = warm […]

Jumping on the Bandwagon

OK pumpkin people, you win. And oats people, you win, too. For the past month, every blog I read has had at least one (usually closer to 15) post declaring the blogger’s love for pumpkin recipes in honor of fall. Just as many bloggers have been feasting on bowls of oats for breakfast every morning. […]